Amberley gears up for annual raceday

The Amberley Trotting Club is hosting its annual raceday on Monday Feb 8th on the grass track at Rangiora racecourse .

Once again the feature race is the $17500 Rangiora Equine Services Amberley Cup and also $13000 Valley Inn Tavern Handicap Trot plus 9 other races with stakes between $9000- $11000.

We will have the "Sunny Glenis Reward", a $1000 prize that will be presented to the Owners of the winners of all races for trotters at this meeting.

Kids Carts will have heats throughout the day which is always a crowd favourite. We will once again be supporting the Team Teal campaign with $100 being donated to the cause for every win the lady drivers get on the day.

Trophies for the winning owners of every race along with a bottle of wine and a set of coasters with photos of your horse's victory on them.
Dunstan Horse Feeds will supply a bag of feed to every successful winning trainer on the day.

We also have plenty of entertainment and giveaways for the on course patrons as well. For the adults we will have "The Telfers Mystery Envelope" draw ,where by filling out an entry form in the racebook and placing it in the barrel, you may be one of five lucky people drawn out who will then select one of 5 envelopes, each containing a fantastic prize with the main one being a 49” Panasonic 4K LED TV package.

For the kids we have the ever popular “Lucky Horseshoe Draw” and the Amberley Junior Drivers Kids area where we will have face painting ,pony rides , lolly scrambles ,tug of war, sack races, bouncy castle, bike giveaways and children’s entertainer, Neville Barrie all of which is free and no gate charge this year.

Great chance for owners to bring their friends and families out to watch their horse race and have a great days entertainment as well . Race days hospitality packages including reserved car parks and catered and uncatered marquees can be purchased by contacting Warwick Duke on 027 3236849.

Love to see you all there .

Ross Rennie,

Amberley Trotting Club


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